KAUR Kirandeep < Back  
Sport Hockey
CGA India   
Gender Women
Born 13 Dec 1988
Height1.67 m
Weight 56 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Higher education Layallpur Khalsa College: Jalandhar, IND
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She started playing hockey at the age of 12 in her home state of Punjab.
Name of coach Sukhjit Kaur Shammi
Coach from which country? India
Preferred position / style / stance / technique Midfield
General Interest
Awards and honours In 2008 she won the Kalpana Chawla Excellence award, becoming the youngest women to do so at age 19. The award is given to women who have displayed excellence in various fields, including sports, arts and performing arts. (tributeindia.com, 06 Feb 2008)
Ambitions To feature in the 2010 Commonwealth Games on home soil and win the gold medal for India. (tributeindia.com, 06 Feb 2008)